Gwen Stefani graces the cover of Elle US May 2011 issue, which focuses on women in music.
Dusan Reljin shot the beautiful singer and designer wearing Givenchy and Michael Kors.
Gwen shares that she takes much pride in her appearance, but she would never place herself in the same category as Lady Gaga or Katy Perry, as she thinks they are much sexier than her.
I totally disagree. Gwen is waaaay hotter than those two put together.
The Women in Music issue also features multiple female singers stars including Jennifer Hudson, Adele, Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Beyonce and Willow Smith.
Read more at Elle.com. The May issue hits newsstands April 12.
Here are some extracts from Gwen’s interview:
On writing hits: “I do! Why wouldn’t you want that many people listening to the songs that you wrote? There’s no way to go back after you have had it. So the intentions of even the solo records were always about trying to write those guilty-pleasure albums that just get in your head and you can’t get out. I’m not cool, I’m not into the B-sides. Prince, who is one of my idols, gave me some advice when I worked with him: “Have you ever just tried writing a hit? Like, don’t just try writing a song, try and write a hit song.” I remember him saying that and me thinking, Yeah, you’re right. Why would you write anything else?” Read more…